Event — Benjamin Franklin House, London

The Lightning Rod: Invention and Contention

Where: Benjamin Franklin House

36 Craven St, London WC2N 5NF, UK

When: Thursday, September 28, 2017 | 6:30 pm

Details: Using exciting science demos, Gemma Smith, Education Manager, will explore how one of Franklin’s most iconic inventions, the Lightning Rod, came about. She will also reveal the personal and political rivalries Franklin faced to get his invention installed throughout London and beyond.

Cost: £8/£6 Friends and Concessions

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